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(Albemarle County)

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Welcome to Rose Hill ...

Rose Hill is located in Albemarle County<1>.

The location of Rose Hill has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Rose Hill is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Rose Hill lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities Also Named Rose Hill ...

While we believe that this Rose Hill is located in Albemarle County, we know of another 4 Virginia communities named Rose Hill. Those communities are located in the following counties: Fairfax, Lee, Prince William and Rappahannock County.

Beyond Virginia, there are 54 communities that are also named Rose Hill - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas (2), California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (4), Illinois (3), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Maryland, Mississippi (2), Missouri (2), Montana, New York (3), North Carolina (2), Ohio (2), Ontario, South Carolina (5), Tennessee (4), Texas (3), Washington and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rose Hill.

Communities near Rose Hill ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Rose Hill.

  • Charlottesville [Charlottesville City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charlottesville
    • Charlottesville [Charlottesville City] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Rose Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 46,950 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charlottesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charlottesville<5>
  • Gordonsville [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gordonsville
    • Gordonsville [Orange County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Rose Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,647 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gordonsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gordonsville<5>
  • Scottsville [Albemarle County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scottsville
    • Scottsville [Albemarle County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Rose Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 625 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsville<5>
  • Locust Grove [Charlottesville City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Locust Grove
    • Locust Grove [Charlottesville City] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Rose Hill
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Locust Grove
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Eastham [Albemarle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eastham
      • Eastham [Albemarle County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Rose Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eastham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eastham
    • Barracks [Albemarle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barracks
      • Barracks [Albemarle County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Rose Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barracks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barracks
    • Commonwealth [Albemarle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Commonwealth
      • Commonwealth [Albemarle County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Rose Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Commonwealth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Commonwealth
    • Huntington Village [Albemarle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntington Village
      • Huntington Village [Albemarle County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Rose Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntington Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntington Village
    • Lake Monticello [Fluvanna County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Monticello
      • Lake Monticello [Fluvanna County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Rose Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Monticello have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Monticello
    • Monacan Town [Albemarle County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monacan Town
      • Monacan Town [Albemarle County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Rose Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monacan Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Rose Hill. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rose Hill.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Rose Hill. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Rose Hill.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Rose Hill. See our Newspapers Page for Rose Hill.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rose Hill ...

Looking for more information about Rose Hill? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Rose Hill, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Rose Hill.

Mentions & References for Rose Hill

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About Albemarle County

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rose Hill. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Albemarle County: www.albemarle.org/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Albemarle, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rose Hill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rose Hill) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Rose Hill. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rose HillOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rose Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9924, Longitude: -78.4186       In this case, the coordinates for Rose Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.

 

 

 

 

 


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